Musing on Mossgreen Auction: Sydney Morning Herald
Vintage Photography Collection, Part 1
If you were looking for evidence that interest in photography is alive and well in Australia, then look no further than a couple of recent auctions.
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AUCTION: Sydney Morning Herald
Vintage Photography Collection, Part 1
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Glorious: earthly pleasures and heavenly realms
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Rembrandt and the Dutch golden age
masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum
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Recommendations for 2017 summer Canberra visual arts
Here’s my list of exhibitions – recommendations for anyone thinking of visiting Canberra during December 2017 – January 2018.
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A highly recommended visual arts experience is to meander around the first floor galleries of the National Gallery of Australia – to take in the Australian collection exhibitions.
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A highly recommended visual arts experience is to visit the National Gallery in Canberra and to take the time to explore the selections of the NGA’s collection exhibitions.
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Australian National Gallery exhibition:
David Hockney prints
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Any time you are wandering through Canberra galleries, make sure you allow time to meander through the permanent collection galleries.
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Digital Portraiture Award 2017 is at the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra, till 18 February 2018. Recommended.
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for fans of Michael Taylor’s work and for those wanting to see the works of a highly successful artist – get yourself along to nancy Sever’s new gallery at Gorman House in Canberra. Recommended.
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recommended exhibition at the Australian National Portrait Gallery.
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Comment from John McDonald on Louvre Abu Dhabi – click here.
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Australian Media Hall of Fame
Photographer David Moore, in his studio at McMahons Point. July 15, 1980. (Photo by Paul W. Murray/Fairfax Media).
Friday 1oth November 2017: David Moore was posthumously inducted into the Australian Media Hall of Fame in recognition of his outstanding contribution to Australian journalism.
Lisa Moore has announced this on her facebook page –
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two stories that illustrate the problems with this event.
first story – the Venice Biennale story continues…..
The Art Museum on Tuesday, 31 October 2017
and there’s more..
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ACT artists spotted at Bondi’s sea exhibition
a good overview provided by Helen Musa of City News –
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A very good piece on
ArtBlart about Bill Heimerman 1950 – 2017
Photo above: Peter Leiss, William Heimerman c. 1975-80
Links to essays on Max Dupain
We have uploaded a new page on photo-web that provides a link to Gael Newton’s essays on Max Dupain as well as links to other articles and resources.
Hidden history: Max Dupain, modernism and war time camouflage
Max Dupain, Bankstown aerodrome camouflage experiment, c.1943.
National Archives of Australia
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Exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia
The other day I visited the NGA and was very pleasantly surprised by an exhibition in the first Australian Art exhibition space (near the old front door).
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Recommendations for 2017 spring Canberra visual arts
Here’s a list of exhibitions my recommendations for anyone thinking of visiting Canberra in spring of 2017.
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click here for our facebook page for The Art Museum
Another Green World: The Landscape of the 21st Century
Another Green World surveys art of the landscape in the contemporary era by female contemporary artists both emerging and established.
The exhibited works will encompass an historical consciousness of the landscape genre both from Western and Indigenous traditions as well as being an open speculation about the future of the biosphere itself.
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Exhibition: Poetry and Place, Dianne Firth
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Textiles as seen at CRAFT ACT November 2013
on a Word or Two)
It has been a while since I wandered into the exhibition venues of Craft ACT , the local craft council. On the main walls was an exhibition “
Art Quilt Australia: people, place and nation“.
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one for the 2018 diaryVictorian Giants: The Birth of Art PhotographyNational Portrait Gallery (UK) 1 March – 20 May 2018
The Art Museum on Tuesday, 22 August 2017
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Exhibition: Chua Soo Bin at The Arts House, Singapore
Exhibition: Light with Ink: 18 AUG – 18 SEP 2017 – Click on image
Ever wondered about what language some of those art gallery wall texts were written in?
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The Duchess of Carnegie Hall: Photographs by Editta Sherman
Editta Sherman lived and worked above Carnegie Hall from the late 1940s to 2010, photographing thousands of celebrity portraits―actors, writers, poets, and musicians―in classic black-and-white style.
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Working on History: Contemporary Chinese Photography and the Cultural Revolution
An exhibition presented by the Kunstbibliothek, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, and the Gesellschaft für Deutsch-Chinesischen Kulturellen Austausch e.V. (GeKA) –
NEIL ROBERTS chances with glass
17 August to 15 October 2017
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